Suppression Forecast
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FNUS75 KTWC 211957
FWSTWC

SPOT FORECAST FOR SKUNK...SAN CARLOS AGENCY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TUCSON AZ
1257 PM MST MON APR 21 2014

FORECAST IS BASED ON REQUEST TIME OF 1244 MST ON APRIL 21.
IF CONDITIONS BECOME UNREPRESENTATIVE, CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

IN AN EFFORT TO PROVIDE THE BEST SERVICE WE CAN, IF TIME PERMITS
PLEASE USE THE FEEDBACK OPTION TO SEND BACK THE WEATHER THAT
OCCURRED DURING THE FORECAST PERIOD YOU REQUESTED. AN EXAMPLE, THE
HIGH TEMP, MIN RH AND WIND SPEED FOR THE DAY OR THE WEATHER THAT WAS
OCCURRING DURING YOUR PRESCRIBED BURN.

.DISCUSSION...WEAK HIGH PRESSURE ALOFT WILL BE OVER THE FIRE SITE THIS
THIS AFTERNOON. THERE IS JUST ENOUGH RESIDUAL LOWER LEVEL MOISTURE FOR SOME
FLAT CUMULUS CLOUDS. THERE WILL BE A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS THIS AFTERNOON
TO THE NORTHEAST OF THE FIRE SITE OVER THE HIGHEST TERRAIN OF THE WHITE
MOUNTAINS BUT ANY ACTIVITY WILL STAY TO THE NORTHEAST OF THE FIRE SITE
AND NORTHEAST AWAY FROM THE FIRE SITE. WIND SPEEDS WILL BE FAIRLY LIGHT
TODAY ALTHOUGH A FEW GUSTS ARE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON DUE TO DAYTIME
HEATING. A WEATHER SYSTEM WILL BEGIN TO MOVE INTO THE AREA
TUESDAY WITH INCREASED WEST TO SOUTHWEST WINDS BOTH TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY.

.REST OF TODAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY SUNNY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....74 TO 77 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........15 TO 18 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH WITH A FEW HIGHER
                    GUSTS UP TO 20 MPH POSSIBLE.
LAL.................1.
CHANCE OF RAIN......0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.TONIGHT...

SKY/WEATHER.........MOSTLY CLEAR.
MIN TEMPERATURE.....49 TO 52 DEGS.
MAX HUMIDITY........37 TO 40 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 5 TO 10 MPH IN THE EVENING...BECOMING
                    SOUTH 3 TO 7 MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHANCE OF RAIN......0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........3 VERY LOW.

.TUESDAY...

SKY/WEATHER.........PARTLY CLOUDY.
MAX TEMPERATURE.....72 TO 75 DEGS.
MIN HUMIDITY........15 TO 18 PCT.
20-FOOT WINDS.......SOUTHWEST 6 TO 12 MPH BECOMING SOUTHWEST 15 TO 20
                    MPH IN THE AFTERNOON WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35
                    MPH.
LAL.................1.
CHANCE OF RAIN......0 PERCENT.
HAINES INDEX........4 LOW.

$$
FORECASTER...FIRE WEATHER FORECASTER
REQUESTED BY...DUANE CHAPMAN AFMO
TYPE OF REQUEST...WILDFIRE
.TAG 20140421.SKUNK.01/TWC

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